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First issued as pt. 2 of the 1876 Special report; 2d edition, 1889; 3d edition, 1891
"No liberties whatever have been taken with the manuscript left by the author. The Appendix has been shortened by the omission of all rules [except those for imprint] and of the list of reference books. The articles on the cataloging of special material have been added [1. Manuscripts, by W. C. Ford. 2. Music, by O. G. Sonneck. 3. Maps and atlases, by P. Lee Phillips]"
First issued as pt. 2 of the 1876 Special report; 2d edition, 1889; 3d edition, 1891.